Al-Futtaim launches unique auto insurance solutions
Al-Futtaim today announced the launch of yet another market leading automotive
insurance product for new and pre-owned vehicles that will shield customers
from unexpected expenses for a period of three full years.
Protect+, a package of four innovative benefits at a very attractive price,
will be available at both Sales and Service points across all brands including
Toyota, Lexus, Hino, Honda, Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge, Volvo and Automall, the pre-owned
vehicles division of Al-Futtaim.
Introduced to the UAE for the first time, Protect+ covers unexpected expenses
for a period of 36 months occurring from Burst tyres (replacement of up to 5
tyres), loss of car or home keys, road-side recovery, out-of-pocket expenses
of up to AED 300 and annual ministerial vehicle test failure.
As part of this unique insurance package, customers also receive a temporary
vehicle through Hertz to help them during the period of inconvenience.
Len Hunt, President - Automotive, Al-Futtaim said: "Protect+ is an exclusive
insurance product from our group company Orient that has never before been offered
in this region. It gives straightforward benefits and clear terms, and is testament
to Al-Futtaim's continuing ambition to innovate in the market place."
"For the first time ever, our customers will be able to avail of an insurance
product at both Sales and Service points. We are extremely confident that Protect+
will provide protection against unexpected expenses faced by the customer. We
look forward to helping our customers drive with confidence."
Orient, an Al-Futtaim group company, is counted amongst the leaders in the
UAE insurance market. Ranked 'A', the highest financial strength ratings awarded
to an insurance company in the region by Standard & Poor's ratings services,
Orient also maintain its rating of 'A Excellent' by A.M. Best financial ratings
services and was awarded "Insurer of the Year for in 2011".